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Agranulocytosis

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Agranulocytosis, also known as agranulosis or granulopenia, is an acute condition involving a severe and dangerous leukopenia (lowered white blood cell count), most commonly of neutrophils causing a neutropenia in the circulating blood.

Disease classification WHO
D70[1] agranulocytosis

Links

Suraweera, Hanwella and de Silva 2014 Use of lithium in clozapine-induced neutropenia: a case report BMC Res Notes;7:635. doi: 10.1186/1756-0500-7-63

Pushpakumura et al. Clozapine induced pancytopenia leading to severe sepsis: an unusual early complication BMC Res Notes;8:92

Tungaraza and Farooq 2015 Clozapine prescribing in the UK: views and experience of consultant psychiatrists Ther Adv Psychopharmacol. 5(2): 88–96. (2):88-96. doi: 10.1177/2045125314566808

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